The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian will cost around £ 96 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 69.
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10 h 55 m
11 h 26 m
Buses per day
Of the 6 buses that leave Paris for Donostia-San Sebastian every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 700 km distance in an average of 11 h 26 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 10 h 55 m .
The slowest buses will take 11 h 59 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||434 miles (700 km)|
|Average coach duration||11 h 50 min|
|Average coach ticket price||£21 (€24)|
|Coach frequency||3 a day|
|Direct coach||Yes, there are 3 direct coaches a day|
|Coach companies||Eurolines France, Flixbus, Ouibus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland|
Coaches from Paris to Donostia-San Sebastian cover the 434 miles (700 km) long trip taking on average 11 h 50 min with our travel partners like Eurolines France, Flixbus, Ouibus, Alsa, BlaBlaCar or Eurolines Switzerland. Normally, there are 3 coaches operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this route for as low as £18, but the average price of coach tickets is £21. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.
For as little as £18 you can travel by coach to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris with Alsa and FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, timetables and tickets available for this route.
Alsa is the main coach operator in Spain, a subsidiary of the UK coach operator National Express. Alsa offers a wide variety of national and international routes and transports more than 300 million passengers every year. Apart from the Standard fare, Alsa provides ticket types like Minimum, Reduced and Flexible fares on select routes for those looking to save money on coach journeys. While most travellers don’t mind travelling on normal coaches with basic services like toilets, free WiFi, footrests and onboard entertainment, some others may want to check out Alsa’s deluxe coaches like the Alsa Supra, Alsa Eurobus and Alsa Premium, which provide more luxurious amenities on specific routes.
Alsa has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by coach between Paris and Donostia-San Sebastian:
Travel by coach between Paris, France and Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 04/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your coach to Donostia-San Sebastian from Paris closer to your date of departure here.
The current restriction level for your return trip by coach from Donostia-San Sebastian to Paris is: Partially open
Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
What are the entry requirements?
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 06/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Donostia-San Sebastian to Paris coach here.
When taking a coach from Paris, you have a couple of coach stations you can depart from including Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, La Défense. When you arrive in Donostia-San Sebastian, your coach can arrive in coach stations including San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca, Donostia-San Sebastian, Estación de Autobuses and San Sebastian, Estación de Autobuses.
Omio customers travelling this route book their coaches from Paris Gare de Lyon to San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca.
Passengers board the coach most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at San Sebastián / Donostia, Federico García Lorca, located 0.2 miles (367 m) away from the city centre.
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